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MAGNOLIA 'Royal Purple'

A fastigiate habit with flowers which are deep purple outside and paler inside
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Large £70.00 each

Delivery Information Normally 3 - 5 days
Courier Only due to the size of this plant.
plant size comparison icon 5 to 7.5 Litre
  • Deciduous
  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
  • Height - 6m (20ft).
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft).
  • Tree
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - probably a seedling of M. sprengeri var. diva. Height approx. 3.5m (11½ft), width 1.2m (4ft) in 10 years.
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot
  • Place of origin - New Zealand. Peter Cave
  • Burncoose Specialities - Magnolias - smaller gardens -
  • Flower Shape - Cup-and-saucer-shaped - - to 20cm (8in) across
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf margin - Entire - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Obovate - see photos above
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Narrowly columnar -
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6m (20ft).
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
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